Managing Director, Project & Construction Management Corporate and Corporate Risk Management Unit

Awani Farah is a professional Civil Engineer with over 35 years’ experience, most of which have been with KEO. He has held the positions of both Deputy Director and Director and has been Managing Director of the PM-CM Division at KEO headquarters in Kuwait since 1999. His experience includes a large number of high rise office, residential and mixed use towers, educational complexes, malls, hotels, housing projects, large scale waterfront and urban developments, as well as major infrastructure projects such as waste water treatment plants. Awani has been responsible for operations in Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Egypt and Qatar as well as in Kuwait. These include the Emirates Palace Hotel in Abu Dhabi, the Sharq Waterfront and Bayan Palace in Kuwait, Education City in Doha, and Jumeirah Palm Island in Dubai.

Awani holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Texas at Arlington, USA.